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Breaking Down the Character

There are many techniques you can use to break down a puppet. In this section, you will learn about one of the most common and simplest methods. For your first character breakdown, follow these instructions to get an idea of the way Harmony works. Once you understand Harmony's basic functions and commands, you will be able to create your own techniques to satisfy the needs of your production.

Refer to the Appendix at the end of the chapter for alternate tips.

This section is divided as follows:

Tracing the Model
Articulations